node-snapper ... some helper I have been working on the recent days

Oliver Grawert ogra at
Sun Feb 22 09:47:55 UTC 2015

Am Sonntag, den 22.02.2015, 09:36 +0200 schrieb Mark Shuttleworth:
> On 21/02/15 19:51, Oliver Grawert wrote:
> > I recently tried to package my first node.js project and found it pretty
> > hard to have full multiarch support, so I wrote node-snapper, a little
> > tool to provide you all node specific binaries for all architectures in
> > an easy way .. enabling you to only care for your javascript code and
> > not for all the binaries you need to ship additionally ...
> Thanks Ogra this is going to be super-useful for node.js developers on
> appliances. Pitti is working on a general framework for many different
> kinds of runtime and library, are you chatting with him to extend it to
> Node.js as well, using your tools?

This is one of these projects that quickly develop a life of their own
and turn from "meh, i need a hack to improve this" to "oh, this is
shiny, let's make it a polished tool". 
I know about pittis work indeed, but it hasn't struck me to offer it to
him for inclusion yet, we'll talk on monday ;)


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